November 7, 2022

How Does Universal Recognition Effect Licensed Industries? Evidence from the Hairstyling Industry

How Does Universal Recognition Effect Licensed Industries? Evidence from the Hairstyling Industry By: Michael Thom1 and Conor Norris2,3 1 University of Southern California 2 Knee Center […]
November 7, 2022

Policy Brief: Licensing Barriers for Women in the Workforce

Policy Brief: Licensing Barriers for Women in the Workforce   Dr. Darwyyn Deyo   Occupational licensing can disproportionately impact women twice over, both as members of […]
May 23, 2022

Coping with the Toll of COVID-19: An Overview of Temporary Changes in Scope of Practice of Mental Health Providers

Coping with the Toll of COVID-19: An Overview of Temporary Changes in Scope of Practice of Mental Health Providers Written By: Aerfate Haimiti [1], Angela Shoulders […]
April 19, 2022

Policy Brief: Survey of Universal Licensing Reforms in the United States

Policy Brief: Survey of Universal Licensing Reforms in the United States Dr. Darwyyn Deyo Universal licensing recognition is a fast-growing state legislative tool that can expand […]
July 26, 2021

What the US and EU can Learn from China’s Occupational Licensing Reform

What the US and EU can Learn from China’s Occupational Licensing Reform    Tingting Zhang, 12   Mengjie Lyu, 1 and Edward Timmons 2 1: School of Labor […]
July 13, 2021

Policymaking Through Direct Democracy

Policymaking Through Direct Democracy Using public referendum as a tool for licensure reform By: Protik Nandy Middle Tennessee State University The Knee Center for the Study […]
August 10, 2020

Police Officer Licensing – Policy Brief 2020

Is Police Officer Training Serving its Intended Purpose? Dr. Alicia Plemmons, Alexis Schumacher MHRM, Dr. Edward Timmons   If police officer training and education requirements are […]
April 15, 2020

A Primer on Emergency Occupational Licensing Reforms for Combating COVID-19 Appendix: Details on Enacted Licensing Reforms

*Last Updated 04/27/2020 **This will be updated as new reforms are put into place during this pandemic A Primer on Emergency Occupational Licensing Reforms for Combating […]
March 26, 2020

A Primer on Emergency Occupational Licensing Reforms for Combating COVID-19

*Last Updated 04/27/2020 **This will be updated as new reforms are put into place during this pandemic                    […]
September 12, 2019

Barriers to Work in the Mountain State

A Closer Look at Occupational Licensing in West Virginia   Though scrutiny of occupational licensing has increased nationwide over the last few years, it remains woefully […]